Press the Button “Templates” in the left navigation.
Press the "Files” tab in the ribbon bar. Then press the Button “Create Template”.
Please wait while the Collaboration Manager has created the template.
And press the OK-Button.
Press the hyperlink "Workspaces" in the left navigation and press hover over the "New Item"-Button in the items ribbon bar.
To create a new workspace press the button with the name "TeamSite".
Wait while the Collaboration Manager has created the workspace. After the creation process press the hyperlink of the workspace (here: "http://v-sp-2013/Lists/Workspaces/AllItems.aspx")
If you see a blank workspace without getting an error message the Collaboration Manager is successfully installed.
Now you can start with your Collaboration Portal.